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Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's Ships Adventure and Beagle between the years 1826 and 1836, describing their examination of the southern shores of South America, and the Beagle's circumnavigation of the globe (1839)

Author: King, Philip Parker
Volume: 2, Appendix
Publisher: London : Henry Colburn
Possible copyright status: Not in copyright
Language: English
Digitizing sponsor: Natural History Museum Library, London
Book contributor: Natural History Museum Library, London
Collection: biodiversity

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Darwin Library; Title ID 145360

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Reviewer: chrfyv - - September 28, 2011
Subject: Incorrect author attribution
In the first few pages of this vol, the author describes a letter from himself to his commanding officer (King) of the Adventure.
This is the Narrative by Captain Fitzroy of the Beagle (who should be identified as the author.
This is true for Vol 1, 2 and 3
Reviewer: Spinningspark - 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars - May 13, 2011
Subject: Wrong book
This is not the Appendix to Volume 2, it is the actual narrative. The appendix is listed in the Internet Archive as Volume 2 and Volume 2 is listed as Volume 2 Appendix

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